Hawaii - School nurse qualifications: Staff qualifications and professional development

Staff Qualifications And Professional Development
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State law requires or recommends that all school nurses be properly certified by the state.

Hawaii Administrative Rules §11-146 School Health Services

(In effect at the beginning of the 2017-2018 school year; current through 07/31/2018).

Hawaii Administrative Rules §8-60-2 Definitions.

Related services terms are defined as follows:
(13) “School health services” and “school nurse services” means health services that are designed to enable a student with a disability to receive a FAPE as described in the student's IEP. School nurse services are services provided by a qualified school nurse. School health services are services that may be provided by either a qualified school nurse or other qualified person.

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